You have searched for "Batang Kali"

Showing 1-10 of 478

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance

Nation 19 Jun 2013 | 12:00 AM

Relatives want Batang Kali memorial

KUALA LUMPUR: On top of seeking an apology, the families of the 24 victims in the incident known as the Batang Kali massacre 65 years ago, want the British Government to build a permanent memorial to commemorate their loved ones.

Nation 15 Oct 2012 | 12:00 AM

Drive to get Britain to apologise over Batang Kali massacre

KUALA LUMPUR: Survivors and relatives of the Batang Kali massacre have launched a signature campaign to push for an apology from the British Government over its role in the December 1948 incident which left 24 civilians dead.

Nation 18 Jun 2013 | 7:30 AM

Families of Batang Kali massacre send David Cameron "please apologise" postcards

KUALA LUMPUR: Several families of victims of the 1948 Batang Kali massacre and concerned groups submitted 10,000 postcards to British High Commissioner Simon Featherstone on Tuesday.

Nation 20 Mar 2014 | 8:35 PM

UK Appeal Court dismisses application for public inquiry into Batang Kali massacre

KUALA LUMPUR: A British Court of Appeal dismissed an application by family members for a public inquiry on the killings of 24 unarmed civilians by British troops in Batang Kali, Selangor, in 1948.

Nation 17 Oct 2012 | 12:00 AM

Campaign for UK apology over Batang Kali massacre gets backing from Malaysian lawmakers

KUALA LUMPUR: Efforts by relatives of the Batang Kali massacre victims to push for an apology from the British Government received a boost following backing from Malaysian lawmakers here.

Nation 30 Nov 2015 | 8:50 AM

Batang Kali families disappointed with decision, vow to continue fight for justice

PETALING JAYA: Families of the 'Batang Kali Massacre' are disappointed with the decision of the British Supreme Court to reject an appeal for a public inquiry of the shootings.

Nation 13 Jul 2009 | 12:00 AM

Britain to state stand on Batang Kali

KUALA LUMPUR: The British government will announce on Aug 14 its position on the outstanding issue of the Batang Kali massacre.

Nation 30 Jun 2009 | 12:00 AM

New evidence emerges over Batang Kali massacre

GEORGE TOWN: New evidence is said to have emerged on the slaying of 24 local men in Batang Kali during the communist insurgency by 14 British elite Scots Guards.

Nation 31 Jan 2009 | 12:00 AM

Britain rejects Batang Kali probe

Britain has rejected a petition for an inquiry into the 1948 massacre of unarmed villagers by British troops in Batang Kali, the coordinator of an action committee said.

Nation 09 Sep 2011 | 12:00 AM

British court rules in favour of Batang Kali kin

KUALA LUMPUR: The families of victims of the infamous Batang Kali massacre more than 60 years ago have won a significant court battle in Britain and can now hope that the incident would be formally investigated.